A loan helped a member to buy 50 cases of Primus, Fanta, Mitzing, Turbo, etc. beverages to strengthen her activity.


Umoja Virunga Group's story

Mrs. Nicole is the president and leader of the Umoja Virunga group and a client of the Hekima MFI. She is 47 years old and married with 3 children who have completed their education. She is an experienced businesswoman who sells Bralima drinks. She entered into an agreement for the commercial operation of a Bralima depot in the city.

Nicole will use this new loan to buy 50 cases of Primus, Fanta, Mitzing, Turbo, etc. to strengthen her business and provide her customers with refreshing beverages.

She has been doing this for 30 years, initially starting with her own funds supplied by her husband. She wants to become a wholesaler and plan ahead for a proper retirement.

Nicole wishes to thank Hekima and its partners for supporting entrepreneurs without access to traditional banking.

In this group: Judith, Dieudonne, Mariamu, Imani, Izac, Justine, Nicole, Pascaline, Francoise, Jean Marie, Thomas, Stephanie, Victor, Peter, Daniel, Tresor, Prosper, Innocent, Belinda, Esther, Josiane, Zaina

Translated from French.


This loan is special because:

It serves entrepreneurs in conflict-affected areas with few opportunities.



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